Check out these facts about laptops from history and around the World:
1. 12,000 laptops are stolen or lost in US airports weekly. I even doubt we have up to that count in Nigeria.
2. The 1st Laptop from HP was their HP-110. Also known as the HP Portable, it was released in 1984. Running on MS-DOS 2.11, it used a Harris 80C86, had 272KB RAM and had applications like MemoMaker, Terminal Emulator & Lotus 123.
It’s LCD screen could be folded all the way down like in today’s laptops and had a keyboard. It cost a whooping $2,995 then
3. Working on your laptop while it’s on your lap could lead to infertility in men.
4. The Most Preferred Laptop screen size is 15inches
5. A Laptop, as the name suggests, refers to a lightweight and portable computing device you could place and use while on your laps. The irony is that the terms and conditions of use of a laptop state that the laptop should be used at a distance of 20cm/8inches from you and should not be used on your laps.
Sources: Wikipedia, Google, Ponemon Institute